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03/26/2015 - 8:48pm

    Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz is urging baristas to engage customers in discussions about race and inequality -- as if his employees already were not busy enough trying to tell my coffee-and-espresso-shot from the next guy's vanilla latte.

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01/30/2015 - 12:22am

    During her live, nationally televised Republican response to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address, Sen. Joni Ernst inserted a cute story from her childhood that seemed to offer everything a homespun narrative should offer -- except a...

01/29/2015 - 11:29pm

    For some Americans, France can seem like a trip back in time, not always in a good way.

    "In terms of racial progress," writes Joel Dreyfuss in The Root, "France looks more like the...

01/23/2015 - 3:44am

    Why should the world care about Nigeria more than its own president does?

    That sounds harsh, but it expresses a painful truth. Muslim terrorists killed 17 people in Paris earlier this month after...

01/23/2015 - 2:30am

    In the language of headline writers, he is "Muslim Man," hailed as a hero for hiding hostages during last week's terrorist attacks by Muslim fanatics in France.

    When the kosher...

01/15/2015 - 5:05am

    Je ne suis pas Charlie.

    I am not Charlie, although they have my sympathies and support.

    Like other Americans of good will, I am appalled by...

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